Smart Home Basics

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Smart homes are becoming increasingly popular with tech-savvy and tech-adjacent households. What does a “smart” home entail, exactly? According to Google (an authority on all things “smart”), it is “a home equipped with lighting, heating, and electronic devices that can be controlled remotely by home or computer.” The world of smart has gone beyond the …

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School’s Out: A Storage Guide for College Students

School’s out! In most cases, this usually entails sleeping in, binging Netflix, marathon-ing Fortnite, and wasting the summer away. But for college students, there is generally more responsibility involved before jumping into the summer break festivities. Whether you are moving out of a dorm or an apartment, StorAmerica Self Storage has you covered! Here are …

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New Year’s Storage Cleanse

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It’s the start of the New Year, which is the perfect time to make some changes in your life. Every year, there’s a constant focus on addressing body weight and starting a healthy diet — but why not also shine a spotlight on your storage? Reassessing and purging some of your belongings can be a therapeutic and …

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Holiday Decorations Storage Tips

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How To Best Store Holiday Decorations The presents are unwrapped, the boxes are emptied of their contents, and tissue paper is strewn about the room. Time to clean up from all the holiday merriment; but don’t be too hasty to throw out the tissue paper and empty boxes – recycle them. This article will give …

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Spring = Yard Sale Time!

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So you want to have a garage or spring yard sale to get rid of some of your old things? The question is where to store and organize your items while you are getting ready. A self storage unit is your answer. (Don’t have one yet? We have 50 convenient locations in Southern California and the …

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Full House Spring Cleaning Checklist

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That time of year has arrived when the days get longer, and it becomes easier to do something about the carpet stains, dust, and stale air that have built up during the last few weeks and, perhaps, months. Finally, you can throw open all of the windows and let in the fresh air without freezing. …

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